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LPL Science Fair Guidelines

LPL Science & Engineering Fair 2024

Liverpool Public Library values STEAM education and getting students together, so we are excited to offer our 4th Annual Science & Engineering Fair!  

This non-competitive event is open to all students in grades K-12. There are no specific rules or required format. Simply choose and complete a science/engineering project, record your findings, create a display board, and show off your work on March 9th!

All participants will be entered into a random drawing for a Mad Scientist prize! 

Guidelines for the LPL Science & Engineering Fair

  • Find a project and perform the scientific method or engineering process. 
  • Register at
  • Create your display board.
  • Set your display up on March 9th at 9:00 A.M. 
  • Be prepared to answer questions about your project during the event (9:30 - 11:00 A.M.)
  • Email with any questions.

Library Resources

Here a just a few of the many books available to help you with your project.

Engineering Design Process

If you are choosing an engineering project, please follow the Engineering Design Process.

1. Define the Problem

2. Do Background Research

3. Specify Requirements

4. Brainstorm Solutions

5. Choose the Best Solution

6. Develop the Solution

7. Build a Prototype

8. Test and Redesign

9. Communicate Results